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Anticoagulation issues in the elderly and patients with chronic kidney disease and atrial fibrillation

EHRA webinar

13/11/2019 18:00 13/11/2019 19:00 Europe/Paris Anticoagulation issues in the elderly and patients with chronic kidney disease and atrial fibrillation European Heart Rhythm Association contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
Atrial Fibrillation
Anticoagulants
Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy
European Heart Rhythm Association
Stroke
Cardiovascular Disease in the Elderly
Online
event

Summary

Join Prof. Stefan H. Hohnloser, Prof. Rónán Collins and Prof. A. John Camm

Free for everyone

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Learning objectives

After watching the webinar, participants will be able to:

  • To review risk stratification for thromboembolic complications of atrial fibrillation in the elderly and patients with chronic kidney disease
  • To understand the risk of bleeding complications under NOAC, vitamin K antagonist and antiplatelet therapy in the elderly and patients with chronic kidney disease
  • To review current guideline recommendations for the choice of anticoagulation therapy and follow up in these high-risk population


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Faculty

Speakers

hohnloser_stefan h-2015.jpgProfessor Stefan H. Hohnloser, FESC
J. W. Goethe University
Dept. of Cardiology
Frankfurt, Germany

Collins-Ronan-2018Professor Rónán Collins
Tallaght University Hospital
Trinity College Dublin
Age Related Health Care
Dublin, Ireland

 

Host

camm-2013.jpgProfessor A. John Camm, FESC
Molecular And Clinical Sciences Research Inst
St. George’s University of London,
London, United Kingdom

 

Session information

This webinar addresses cardiologists working in the field of Arrhythmias and also general cardiologists wishing to update their scientific knowledge on the topic. 

During the webinar, you will be encouraged to send your questions by chat and interact with our key opinion leaders who will provide live feedback.

An application has been made to the EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event.

Technical settings

The webinar is available on PC and tablets. The use of a smartphone is not recommended.

To answer the MCQs during the live, you must allow pop-up windows.

A high-speed Internet connection is required (minimum 2 Mbps).